9 THINGS ACCIDENTAL OR FIRST TIME LANDLORDS MUST KNOW

With the ever-growing number of laws governing the private rented sector, becoming a landlord for the first time can be somewhat daunting. Here are a few top tips to make sure you understand your legal obligations so you can be sure that you don’t fall foul of landlord legislation. 1. Landlord License First and foremost,… Continue reading 9 THINGS ACCIDENTAL OR FIRST TIME LANDLORDS MUST KNOW

11 Important Points For New Landlords

1. TREAT YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY LIKE A BUSINESS 2. CONSIDER HIRING A PROPERTY MANAGER 3. SET THE RIGHT RENT PRICE 4. CREATE AND FOLLOW A TENANT SCREENING PROCESS 5. REQUIRE A RENTAL APPLICATION 6. REQUIRE RENTERS INSURANCE 7. REQUIRE A CREDIT AND BACKGROUND CHECK 7. HAVE A WRITTEN RENTAL AGREEMENT 9. ENFORCE AND FOLLOW THE… Continue reading 11 Important Points For New Landlords

20 Tips for Landlords

1. Prepare for periodic inspections We’re always saying how important regular inspections are for a let property. We don’t mean stopping by every week, but scheduling them in with your tenants so that they know when to expect you. If you can start the year by agreeing on specific dates for periodic inspections, you’ll already… Continue reading 20 Tips for Landlords